Greatest Movies Through 1960

Best Movies Compiled From Many Sources

* Book: Taschen’s 100 All Time Favorite Movies (2008)

Taschen (a book publisher) released their 25th Aniversary Special Edition of their book “100 All-Time Favorite Movies” in 2008. Here are the movies released through 1960 in their two volume book (in alpha order):

  • 400 Blows, The
  • African Queen, The
  • All About Eve
  • Battleship Potemkin
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • Ben-Hur
  • Bicycle Thieves
  • Big Sleep, The
  • Birth of a Nation, The
  • Blue Angel, The
  • Casablanca
  • Citizen Kane
  • Duck Soup
  • Elevator to the Gallows
  • Fan-Fan the Tulip
  • Fantasia
  • General, The
  • Giant
  • Gold Rush, The
  • Gone with the Wind
  • Grand Illusion
  • High Noon
  • King Kong
  • La Dolce Vita
  • La Strada
  • L’avventura
  • M
  • Metropolis
  • Modern Times
  • Night of the Hunter, The
  • Nosferatu
  • Notorious
  • Psycho
  • Rashomon
  • Rebel Without a Cause
  • Searchers, The
  • Seven Samurai
  • Some Like It Hot
  • Streetcar Named Desire, A
  • Sunset Blvd.
  • Ten Commandments, The
  • Third Man, The
  • To Be or Not to Be
  • Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The
  • Under the Roofs of Paris
  • Vertigo
  • Wages of Fear, The
  • Wild Strawberries
  • Young and the Damned, The

The full list is online here: Taschen’s 100 All Time Favorite Movies